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A2569-1 Vase, porcelain, poultry decoration, Soga Tokumaru/Hyochien, Tokyo, Japan, 1878
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Object statement
Vase, porcelain, poultry decoration, Soga Tokumaru/Hyochien, Tokyo, Japan, 1878
Made by Hyochien, painted by Soga Tokumaru.

Date inscription in characters translated as "Meiji juichinen junigatsu" = 12th month Meiji (1878).
Probably exhibited at the Sydney International Exhibition, 1879

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Description
Vase, porcelain, with a short foot, swollen cylindrical body and short neck with everted rim, poultry decoration painted onglaze in polychrome enamels on a sparse white reserve, one side featuring a crowing rooster with two hens, the reverse with a hen with two chicks, floral design on neck and foot in gilded enamels, gilt rim. Made by Hyochien and painted by Soga Tokumaru, Tokyo, Japan, 1878

Made: Hyochien; Tokyo, Japan; 1878

Made: Tokumaru, Soga; Tokyo, Japan; 1878


Used: Sydney
Marks
Painted inscription under the base in red enamel, in characters translated as: "Dai roppyaku hachijuroku go" (= No. 686) / "Meiji juichinen junigatsu" (= 12th month Meiji = 1878) / "Nihon Tokyo" (= Tokyo, Japan) / "Hyochien sei" (= Made by Hyochien) / "Soga Tokumaru ga" (= Painted by Soga Tokumaru). There is also a paper label marked "Kioto 1878 / Kochiin matter" which was originally attached to the underside of the vase and which noe is attached to the blue file.
A2569-1
Production date
1878
Height
338 mm
Width
180 mm
Depth
180 mm

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Subjects
+ Sydney International Exhibition, 1879
+ International Exhibitions
+ Sydney International Exhibition, 1879
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